Monday 25 November 2019 at 7.15pm. Joint Davy/TCAS Public Evening Lecture. Will EVs be an ultimate answer to CO2 footprint reductions?
With visiting expert, Mr Noboru Uchiyama, General Manager, Investor Relations Europe, Panasonic Corporation. In April 2019, the EU adopted new regulation to reduce CO2 emission from cars and set targets for 2025 and 2030. Electric Vehicles (EVs) and battery technologies offer several environmental benefits compared to the conventional combustion engine. However, the penetration of EV cars has not been at the level that the market expected in some countries. This public examines EV technologies, policies and current societal issues from the battery manufacturer’s perspective. Synge Theatre, Arts Building